10-1870 Series 255 9-Car Set


Only 2 left available for pre-ordering


Due in the UK Mid 2024. Price may be subject to currency fluctuations - you have the right to cancel if it changes more than £5 in either direction.


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A limited express train with the image of oilseed-rape blossoms and the sea that will take you to the Boso Peninsula!
The 255 series is a DC limited express train, collectively known as the "Boso View Express", and was created in 1993 to replace the 183 series. It operated as a limited express vehicle on the Uchibo Line and Sotobo Line on the Boso Peninsula in Chiba Prefecture, and was nicknamed ``View Sazanami'' and ``View Wakashio'' until the timetable revision on December 10, 2005. Currently, it mainly operates It is used in the "Shiosai" on the Sobu Main Line.


- 255 series 9-car set
- Commercialization of the 2nd form Be03 formation
- Accurately reproduces the distinctive body shape, bold non-penetrating front form, and bright blue and yellow paint colors
- Adopts a slotless motor Achieves even smoother and quieter running performance
- The intermediate connection part uses a body-mounted KATO coupler tightly connected type. The front of the lead car is equipped with a dummy coupler and the head/tail lights are lit.


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